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[16], 191, [1] p., [234] leaves of plates : 34 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Horsemanship -- Early works to 1800, Horses -- Training -- Early works to 1800
[44], CCLIIII, [5] leaves, [2] leaves of plates : 32 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Horsemanship -- Early works to 1800, Horses -- Diseases -- Early works to 1800, Horses -- Breeding...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Perry, Dame & Co.
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Topic: Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Topic: Paris. Notre Dame (Cathedral)
Getty Research Institute
by Benivieni, Girolamo, 1453-1542; Egidio, da Viterbo, Cardinal, 1469?-1532. Caccia de amore; Boiardo, Matteo Maria, 1440 or 1441-1494. Cinque capituli; Baglioni, Domenico, d. 1568
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Binding: marbled paper, half leather (repairs). The edges mottled blue. At head of front free endpaper recto is signature of W.M. Robbetti, dated 1871
Title printed within woodcut ornamental border
Topics: Christian life, Spiritual life, Meditation, Christian life
(fol.). 79[82] leaves, A*6, B-V*4 : woodcut t.p. in red & black, woodcuts
[168] bl.
Topics: Episcopus Viburgensis: Expositiones circa leges Jutiæ, Retsvidenskab - Dansk Ret Criminal Justice...
National Agricultural Library
by Virgil
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6 preliminary leaves, 407 [i.e. 410], 34 leaves : 32 cm
Topics: Pastoral poetry Early works to 1800, Country life Poetry Early works to 1800, Agriculture Poetry...
Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève Livres
by Orose, Paul (0390?-0418?); Martin, Saint (05..-0580?)
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OROSIUS (Paulus). [Historiae adversus paganos. Français :] Le premier [-le second] volume de Orose. — Paris : [Pierre Le Rouge] pour Antoine Vérard, 21 VIII 1491. — 2°. Cote du document : OEXV 465 RES Exemplaire incomplet des parties 2 et 3 (cahiers AA–GG) et du f. R6 (blanc). F. h5 lacunaire. Notice Sudoc
Topics: Incunables, Incunabula, Belles-lettres
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, OEXV 465 RES
[348] leaves ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Science, Medieval, Cosmology, Medieval, Illumination of books and...
Early European Books
by Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D.
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Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève Livres
by Durand, Guillaume (1230?-1296)
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DURANTI (Guillelmus). Rationale divinorum officiorum. – [Mainz :] Johann Fust et Peter Schöffer, 6 X 1459. – 2°. Cote du document : OEXV 1 RES Notice Sudoc
Topics: Religion, Incunables, Incunabula
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, OEXV 1 RES
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Chapuy, Nicolas-Marie-Joseph, 1790-1858; Jolimont, Francʹois Gabriel Theodore Busset de, 1787-1854; Schweigha˜user, Johann Gottfried, 1776-1844; Du Mege, Alexandre Louis Charles Andre
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Title from spine; title confirmed by Bibliotheque nationale de France catalog record (OCLC 457494390)
Topics: Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral), Cathedrale d'Amiens, Cathedrale Sainte-Croix d'Orleans, Notre-Dame...
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Topic: Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral)
Getty Research Institute
by Gerard, John, 1545-1612
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[20], 1392, [71] p. : 33 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Botany, Botany, Medical
Wellcome Library
by Rösslin, Eucharius, -1526
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14 unnumbered pages, Cxxxi [i.e. 132] leaves, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : 4to
Topics: Obstetrics, Midwifery, Obstetrics, Obstetrics
Source: folio
Books to Borrow
by Joan Nathan
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Topics: General cookery, Jewish studies, Regional & Ethnic - Jewish & Kosher, Holiday cookery,...
Signatures: A-B℗ø *℗ø **́þ C-Tt́þ (C1 marked as B) Bbb-Hhhhh́þ Iii℗ø
Topics: Crusius, Philipp, 1597-1676, Br©ơggemann, Otto, 1600-1640, Voyages and travels
Community Texts
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witchcraft, history
Topics: witchcraft, history
Community Texts
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The Voynich Manuscript is a document that is notable for its strange text, that to date hasn't been decyphered. Theories range from a secret language or code to an old sort of joke or hoax.
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Topics: voynich, manuscript
Books for People with Print Disabilities
by Trewby, Mary
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176 p. : 21 cm
Topics: New Zealand -- Miscellanea, Oceania Miscellanea, New Zealand -- Miscellanea, Oceania --...
Source: removed
Books to Borrow
by Oliver, W. H. (William Hosking), 1925-
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Topic: New Zealand -- History.
California Digital Library
by Horsley, Reginald Ernest, 1863-1926
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Garran, Andrew, 1825-1901; Schell, Frederic B
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Topics: Australasia -- Description and travel, Oceania -- Description and travel
Books to Borrow
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xii, 237 pages : 31 cm
Topics: Zoology -- New Zealand -- History, Zoology, Zoologie, Expedition, Geschichte 1769-1900, Zoology --...
The Library of Congress
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Topic: Missions
The New York Botanical Garden
by Dobbie, H. B
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Topic: New Zealand -- History
Micro-opaque
Topics: Natural history -- New Zealand, Maori language, Maori language, New Zealand -- Description and...
California Digital Library
by Stout, Robert, Sir, 1844-1930; Stout, J. Logan
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Topic: New Zealand
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hooker, Joseph Dalton
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Micro-opaque
Topics: Natural history -- New Zealand, Maori language, Maori language, New Zealand -- Description and...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by McNab, Robert, 1864-
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Topic: New Zealand -- History Sources
California Digital Library
texts
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Topics: Maori (New Zealand people), Missions -- New Zealand
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: South Island, N.Z. -- History Sources, Stewart Island, N.Z. -- History Sources
The Library of Congress
by Hawtrey, Montague John Gregg, 1801 or 1802. [from old catalog]-
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Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library
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References: Abbey, J.R. Life in England 212
Topics: Fashion, Art, Decorative
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze (National Central Library of Florence)
by Knox, Vicesimus, 1752-1821; Knox, Vicesimus, 1752-1821. edt; Heath, James, 1757-1834. egr; Landseer, John, 1769-1852. egr; Burney, Edward Francis, 1760-1848. ill; Sewell, John, 1733 or 1734-1802. pbl; Cawthorn, George. pbl; Wallis, J. (John), -1818. pbl; Faulder, Robert, 1747 or 1748-1815. pbl; Cuthell, John. pbl; White, J. pbl; Kearsley, George, -1790. pbl; Miller, W. pbl; Bagster, Samuel, 1772-1851. pbl; Boosey, Thomas, active 1792-1832. pbl; Kay, T. pbl; Windgrave, F. pbl; Harding, J. (John) pbl; Hurst, Thomas. pbl; Nunn, James, active 1785-1830. pbl; Walker, David, 1759 or 1760-1831. pbl; Mawman, Joseph, 1759-1827. pbl; Johnson, Joseph, 1738-1809. pbl; Whittingham, Charles, 1767-1840. prt; Baldwin, R. (Robert), 1737-1810. pbl; White, John, active 1792-1816. pbl; Newbery, E. (Elizabeth), 1746-1821. pbl; Wilkie, George, active 1780-1823. pbl; Scatcherd, James, 1755-1828. pbl; Lowndes, W. (William) pbl; F. and C. Rivington (Firm) pbl; Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme. pbl; Lackington, Allen and Co. pbl; Pote and Williams. pbl; G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England) pbl; W. J. and J. Richardson (Firm) pbl; David Ogilvy & Son (London, England) pbl; W. Clarke and Son (Booksellers) pbl; Cadell & Davies. pbl; Wynne and Scholey. pbl; Crosby and Letterman. pbl
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Date of publication from preface, "September 18, 1803."
Topics: erm, thy, arc, lie, hath, ing, tlie, ami, extracts, aud, elegant extracts, god hath, jesus christ,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=2WiOZko41XsC&hl=&source=gbs_api
Topic: Geography
Boston Public Library
by Porta, Giambattista della, approximately 1535-1615; Gaywood, Richard, active 1650-1680, engraver; Young, Thomas, active 1658, publisher; Speed, Samuel, -1681, publisher
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Two states are noted. State 1 has pages misnumbered as follows: p. 113 misnumbered 120; p. 120 misnumbered 113; p. 129 misnumbered 131; p. 385-392 misnumbered 381-388. In state 2, the first 2 errors have been corrected
Topics: Science, Industrial arts, Magnetism, Magic tricks, Alchemy
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Harrington, James, 1611-1677; Lloyd, Charles (autograph); Griffith, Harry (autograph); Ashbee, C. R. (Charles Robert), 1863-1942 (bookplate); Ashbee, Janet E. (Janet Elizabeth) (bookplate)
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Running title: Oceana
Topic: Utopias
Getty Research Institute
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Binding: limp vellum. Foredges turned down over textblock. Abbreviated author and title on spine in gilt. Page edges sprinkled red
Topics: Egyptian language, Hieroglyphics, Symbolism
California Digital Library
texts
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NUC pre-1956
Topics: Nursery rhymes, Hieroglyphics
Getty Research Institute
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Edited by Franceschini for use in schools; see his preface, p. 3-4. The translation of Horapollo's lost Coptic original text into Greek is attributed to "Philippus" on p. 5
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism, Hieroglyphics
Getty Research Institute
by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Curione, Celio Augustino, 1538-1567
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Thomas Guarin's device on t.p. ("Palma Gvar.") and on last p. (Basler Büchermarken 204, with variant inscription "Palma Gvari."). Full-page port. of author on t.p. verso. Numerous woodcut ill., mostly taken over from Lorenzo Torrentino's partial ed. of 1556; see Mortimer, R., Italian 16th-cent., 511. Decorated and historiated initials in various sizes, some of them after Hans Holbein; see Hollstein
Topics: Egyptian language, Hieroglyphics, Symbols
Getty Research Institute
by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543
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Printer's name from device on t.p. with "Palma Ising,", repeated on last p. (Basler Büchermarken, 148)
Topics: Egyptian language, Hieroglyphics, Symbolism
The Library of Congress
by [Osburn, William] jr. [from old catalog]
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eye 511
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Topics: Bible, Bible
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Heberer, Michael, d. 1612?
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Topic: Voyages and travels
The Library of Congress
by Harris, W. S. (William Shuler), 1865-
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Books to Borrow
by Dahl, Roald
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Presents humorous anecdotes from the author's childhood which includes summer vacations in Norway and an English boarding school
Topics: Biography: general, Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -, Children: Grades 2-3,...
Topic: bub_upload
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=dVwja6X0wLsC&hl=&source=gbs_api
Getty Research Institute
by Tartaglia, Niccolò, -1557
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Binding: old tan paper (now spotted), with text showing through from inner side. In modern clam-shell box, quarter brown goatskin; author, title and imprint on spine in gilt
Topics: Ballistics, Mechanics
(16mo). [68] leaves : woodcut on t.p.
Topic: Aristotle Senece Boetii Plato Apuleius Affricani Empedocles Porphirii Guilberti
Ptolemaeus (Claudius). Quadripartitum. Trad. Plato Tiburtinus. Comm. Hali. — Ptolemaeus, (Pseudo). Scientia proiectionis radiorum. — Ptolemaeus, (Pseudo). Centiloquium. Trad. Johannes Hispalensis. Comm. Hali. — Venezia : [Erhard Ratdolt ], 15 I 1484. — 4°. Cote du document : OEXV 762 (2) RES (P.3) Notice Sudoc Autre exemplaire de la BSG numérisé : OEXV 762 RES (P.1)
Topics: Sciences et arts, Incunables, Incunabula
Source: Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, OEXV 762 (2) RES (P.3)
Medieval and Early Renaissance Manuscripts
by Guillaume, de Tignonville, -1414, translator. Dits morauls des philosophes; Mubashshir ibn Fatik, Abu al-Wafaơ, active 11th century. Mukhtar al-hĐikam wa-mahĐasin al-kalim
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Ms. codex
Source: bplill
Includes lists of books printed by Giles Widdowes at end
Topics: Natural history New England Pre-Linnean works, Indians of North America Medicine, Botany, Medical...
Author assignment according to Sabin and Paltsits
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Topics: Indian linguistics, Indian linguistics, Imprint 1671
8 unnumbered leaves, 354 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf : (folio)
Animals, Birds, and Plants (verso); Illustration and Text (Persian Verses) from a Manuscript of the Mu'nis al-Ahrar fi Daqa'iq al-Ash'ar (The Free Men's Companion to the Subtleties of Poems) of Muhammad Ibn Badr al-Din Jajarmi, 1341. Iran, Shiraz, Ilkhanid Period, 14th Century. Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper; overall: 19.7 x 13.5 cm (7 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.). The Cleveland Museum of Art, Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1945.385.b
Topic: Islamic Art
Books to Borrow
by Elphick, Jonathan
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Mini ed. of 2005 publication
Topics: Birds & Birdwatching - General, Nature / Birds & Birdwatching, Nature, Nature/Ecology,...
California Digital Library
by Davol, Ralph, 1874-
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Topic: Pageants
Tisch Library
by Caesar, Julius.
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Incunabula
by Caesar, Julius; Oppius, C., active 1st century B.C; Philelphus, Petrus Justinus, active 15th century; Zarotto, Antonio, printer; Hirtius, Aulus. Bellum Alexandrinum; Marlianus, Raimundus, approximately 1420-1475. Index commentariorum G. Julii Caesaris
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Title from ISTC
Topic: Caesar, Julius
Books to Borrow
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Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topic: United States -- Politics and government.
Books to Borrow
by David G. Gordon
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28 unnumbered pages, 183 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves ; (8vo)
Topics: Mompesson, M, Witchcraft, Witchcraft
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
by Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638; Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673
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Seconde partie. Dated 1650
Topic: Atlases, Dutch
Source: folio
Topic: bub_upload
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=onnwTNPIZDcC&hl=&source=gbs_api
Community Texts
by Melanchthon, Philipp, 1497-1560; Luther, Martin, 1483-1546; Crespin, Jean, d. 1572; Brooke, John, d. 1582
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Of two VVoonderful Popish Monfters, to wyt, O f a Popish Affe which was  found at Rome in the riuer    of Tyber, and of a Moonkifh   Calfe, calued at Fri-        berge in Mifne. Which are the very forefhewings and tokens     of Gods wrath, againft blinde, obftinate, and monftrous Papiftes. Witneffed,    and declared, the one by Philip Melancthon, the other     by Martyn Lu-     ther. Tranflated out of French into Englifh      by Iohn Brooke of Afsh, next     Sandwich.
Topics: Monsters, Martin Luther, Protestantism
Numerous errors in pagination
Topics: Voyages and travels, Imprint 1563
California Digital Library
by Horsley, Reginald Ernest, 1863-1926; McCormick, A. D. (Arthur David), b. 1860, ill
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Topics: New Zealand -- History, Great Britain -- Colonies Oceania
2 volumes : illustrations, 1 folded map ; 23 cm
Topics: Ethnology -- Polynesia., Polynesia -- Description and travel., McGill University Library Digitized...
2 volumes in 1 : 24 cm
Topics: Porter, David, 1780-1843 -- Portraits, Porter, David, 1780-1843 -- Travel -- Pacific Coast (Latin...